Alabama vs.Vanderbilt

 
  Date: 10/6/1951  
  Score: 20-22  
  Alabama vs. Vanderbilt The Crimson Tide struggles against Vanderbilt continued in this contest as Alabama lost another close one as Vandy upset the Tide in Nashville 22-20 on Dick Foster's 39 yard game-winning field goal. In the game, Bimbo Melton scored Bama's first touchdown on a 5 yard run. Alabama's Bobby Marlow also scored two touchdowns, one on a 1 yard run and the other on a 3 yard run. The 1951 squad finished with a record of 5-6 for Coach Red Drew.